Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed U.S. 30 bridge replacements to be discussed April 1 in Grand Junction

Posted on: March 20, 2014

AMES, Iowa – March 20, 2014 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, April 1, to discuss two proposed U.S. 30 bridge replacements in Greene County; one over West Beaver Creek and the other over the Union Pacific Railroad Co.’s track/222nd Street just east of Grand Junction.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the East Greene Elementary School cafeteria, 405 12th St. S., in Grand Junction. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvements. No formal presentation will be made.

Traffic would be detoured during construction using Iowa 144, Greene/Boone County Road E-26, and U.S. 169. (For more information, see the website listed below.)

The meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you require special accommodations at the meeting, please notify the Iowa DOT contact listed below by March 26.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Tony Gustafson, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office, 1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, phone 515-239-1635 or 800-899-0623, email

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects.


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